MARTIN, MARIA (1858, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1858
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
James Harley
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Propulsion Notes:
Engine: 12 hp, built by Blish & Garlick Company, Cleveland, Ohio.
Dimensions
Length:
40'
Beam:
11'
Depth:
5.6'
History

1858 Built for use on the Cuyahoga River.

1859, Jun 13 In collision with steamer CITY OF BUFFALO in Cleveland

Harbor, got under wheel which tore cabin off, Captain was able to get boat across the river.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

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MARTIN, MARIA (1858, Tug (Towboat))